NEWS AND EVENTS

RRT PROVIDING ESSENTIALS TO THOSE IMPACTED BY BUSHFIRES

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) is encouraging families who have lost their homes in the recent devastating bushfires to register to receive a $1,000 cash card and a complimentary RRT Family Food Box. RRT has committed one million dollars to its Operation Fire Relief...

RAPID RELIEF TEAM’S LIVESTOCK PELLET REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

If you're a farmer that has been affected by the drought, the Rapid Relief Team (RRT) is calling for registrations to receive a 1 ton bulker bag of livestock pellets at one of our upcoming Farmers Community Connect events. RRT’s Farmers Community Connect is designed...

Tauranga volunteers rally around growing homeless community

1 News in New Zealand have published a story about the Rapid Relief Team's work in Tauranga to help the homeless community. The Plymouth Brethren Christian Church established the RRT in 2013 to express the Church’s principles of care and compassion. The RRT is staffed...

RAPID RELIEF TEAM DONATES $187,000 SO FARMING FAMILIES CAN ENJOY CHRISTMAS DINNER

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has kicked off their inaugural Operation Christmas Dinner campaign, gifting cash, coffee and Christmas spirit to Queensland drought affected families. Farmers and their families gathered at local schools in Hebel, Dirranbandi, Thallon and...

RRT VOLUNTEERS DELIVER WATER AND FOOD TO WA FIREFIGHTERS

Rapid Relief Team (RRT) volunteers have lent a helping hand to WA firefighters trying to contain a bushfire raging in the Stirling Ranges, south-east of Perth over the weekend. RRT’s 32,000-litre water tanker filled a squadron of four fixed-wing water bombers that...

EXCLUSIVE: PLYMOUTH BRETHREN ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS

We thought we'd take the time to answer some common questions and correct some of the misleading information out there:   Why are you named the “Plymouth Brethren Christian Church”? In the early nineteenth century in England, many men and women were becoming...

TEACHERS NEED TO DEVELOP INNOVATION IN SKILL SET

Teachers need to develop innovation as an important skill set to ensure we are delivering the best possible education in our classrooms, Carolyn Rhodes, OneSchool Global’s Australian Teacher Academy Director, said today. “The ability to look for new ways to solve...

CHARITY WATER TANKERS DEPLOYED TO HELP NSW FIREFIGHTERS

Rapid Relief Team (RRT) have deployed two 21,000 litre water tankers to provide a quick refill for fire trucks battling out-of-control fires in North Black Range near Canberra and in the Katoomba region.  RRT were called in to support the fire front last Friday and...

Spokesman for Exclusive Brethren hits back at sect claims

Darren Cartwright, The Courier-Mail, August 15, 2019 5:13pm It has 5000 Brisbane members and just received the green light for a new church in the city's east, but criticism from well-known Australians has created a series of negative headlines. Now a spokesman and...

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